The Institute for Public Health harnesses the strengths of Washington University to address the complex health issues facing the St. Louis region and the world. Learn more

Ongoing efforts include a faculty scholars program, conferences and events, campus-wide coordination of public health education, and the development of our five centers.



Friedman Center Award Expands Criteria for 2015

The Friedman Center for Aging announces a call for nominations with new expanded criteria for 2015 Harvey A. and Dorismae Hacker Friedman Award for Excellence in Service to Older Adults.
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Next Age International Collaboration Established

In 2014, Washington University announced it was partnering with the National University of Singapore to establish the Next Age Institute, an international collaboration to design, study, and test social innovations.
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Faculty Featured as Leaders in New Efforts to Promote Dissemination and Implementation

A new toolkit for dissemination and implementation, developed by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), prominently features the work of several university faculty members.
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Center for Community Health & Partnerships Fosters Connections among HIV/AIDS Workers in St. Louis Region

The Center for Community Health and Partnerships recently convened a meeting to bring together community groups and university researchers working in HIV/AIDS.
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In the Spotlight

Applications for our summer research programs, Public Health Advanced Summer Education (PHASE) and Summer Program for Research in Global Health (SPRINGH) are due February 1. More details

Upcoming Events

Speed Networking for Community Health
Friday, January 30, 2015, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM, Regional Arts Commission, 6128 Delmar Blvd., 63112
Health & Retirement Study Data Interest Group
Friday, January 30, 2015, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM, Taylor Avenue Building, Rm. TBD, Medical Campus
Race & Ethnicity Welcome and Keynote
Thursday, February 05, 2015, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM, Connor Auditorium, Farrell Learning & Teaching Center, Medical Campus